Patricia L. Olson, 76

Patricia Lea Olson, age 76, of Savage, passed away peacefully Monday, March 12, 2018, surrounded by the love of her family and friends.

There will be visitation Saturday, March 24 from 9:30 to 11:45 a.m., followed by Mass of Christian Burial at noon, all to take place at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 4625 W. 125th St., Savage. There will be private family interment at St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Burnsville.

Memorials preferred to donor’s choice or Arthritis Foundation.

Arrangements are with McNearney-Schmidt Funeral and Cremation, Shakopee. Condolences may be shared at www.mcnearneyfuneralhome.com.

Born April 28, 1941, Patricia was a retired physician assistant (PA-C), with an inspiring medical career spanning over 40 years. She was a nurturing mother, loving grandmother, and a devoted servant of God, who spent her life taking care of others, continuously pursuing education, and deepening her faith.

Patricia will be remembered for both the courage and gentleness that she demonstrated throughout her life.

She is survived by her children, Sherri Faye, Shelly (Rick) Blohm, and Jeffrey (Cheri) Olson; grandchildren Erin Jenkins, Kelly Dugan, Staci (Kevin) Gastonguay, Brenna (Jason) Ansari, Adam Olson, and Erik Olson; and great-grandchildren MaKayla Dugan, Savannah Dugan, Emelia Jenkins, Jacob Ansari, Lucas Ansari, and Mary Olson.

Patricia is further survived by a brother, Harvey “Took” (Cathy) Schultz, Jr.; and dear friends, Gloria, Marlys, Barb, Vickie, and many others.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey Schultz, Sr. and Georgina “Gerri” Schultz; brother, David Schultz; Gail Metz, and many other loved ones.

© Herald Journal Publishing, Inc.